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Samsung 55H8000 Series (UA55H8000 / UN55H8000 / UE55H8000)

Samsung 55H8000 Series (UA55H8000 / UN55H8000 / UE55H8000)
alaScore 97

205 reviews

Jul, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 205 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the design and sound. The value for money and usability also get good feedback.

image quality, usability, value for money, sound, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Samsung 55H8000 Series (UA55H8000 / UN55H8000 / UE55H8000) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 97/100 = Excellent quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 205 reviews)

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Samsung UN55H8000 Curved 1080p LED TV


This is actual hardware local dimming instead of software dimming seen on lower tier Samsung LEDs this year. It makes much more of a positive impact on picture quailty. We felt the image with this feature on was better than off.

Colors really pop on the 65H8000 for an LED TV, but the backlight can sometimes work against itself. Just keep the level between 70-80% and the picture won't suffer. From up-converted content color flow is much better than other TVs on the market – one...

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Samsung UE55H8000 review


Samsung's full HD TV flagship gets the curve

Attractive curved-screen design ; Excellent picture quality ; Sophisticated Smart TV system ; Good sonics

Expensive for HD set ; Curved screen exaggerates reflections ; Picture presets not helpful ; Steep interface learning curve

The UE55H8000 is a stunning performer that shows there's plenty of life in HD yet. It's also flexible with its control options, and accompanies its stellar pictures with startlingly robust sonics.

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Samsung UE55H8000


Does Samsung's flagship Full HD TV for 2014 pale against its UHD sibling?

Excellent 2D and 3D picture quality ; Easy to use smart TV system ; Good sound quality ; Has all UK catch-up TV services

Curved screen can be problematic with reflections ; Might feel expensive once its rivals are out

Finally, we’d suggest caution around the UE55H8000’s dynamic contrast system. For while it can marginally improve the image’s contrast, it can also make dark scenes look unstable thanks to the fluctuating brightness levels it causes. So given that the...


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Super t.v.


Smart remote easy to use.picture is remarkable and sound is o.k.3d is added bonus.would like t.v to rotate on stand but it doesn't.worth the money.

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Outstanding TV


This TV has a crisp, clear picture from all source content. After the TV was installed, I connected it via WiFi to my home network and downloaded the software updates, there were quite a few and it took about 15 minutes to complete. After all updates...

Easy Set-Up, Picture Quality, Great Features

Some of the Menu Items Can Be Confusing

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I returned my Samsung 4K for this TV! This Picture quality is crystal clear superb! 240hz, 3D, smart hub tv, 1200 clear motion rate & curve screen technology is top notch just like watching Imax but at home, the screen embraises you. I paired it with...

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Incredible TV!


This is my first "smart" TV and I love it. The TV is very impressive and connects well to the internet. The 'curve' doesn't really add much benefit when viewing, however it does look very futuristic.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features,...

Picture quality


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Sharp picture, clear sound, smart TV


Great TV. What more can you ask, even tuned itself in to my universal remote.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up, Great value and features for the price, Easy to use remote controlAbout me... Sports enthusiast, Casual...

easy to set up

Still need time to use all the features

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Great picture, quality HD


Great picture, quality HD. Never had a TV like this before. Only regret is I should have taken the 65 inch!This product has... Great value and features for the price, Right number of connectionsAbout me... Sports enthusiast, Casual viewer

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Best smart tv :)


I love my new samsung smart tv. I can do what ever i want,, internet searching,, social networking,, watching movies,, etc..